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Excessive Heat Warning until 8PM EDT SUN

This bulletin remains in effect until 8:00 pm Sunday for Western Essex County, MA


Andover police seek burglary suspects

ANDOVER — Police Chief Patrick Keefe and the Andover Police Department are asking for the public's help identifying a man who is believed t… Read more


Whistling helps bring parrot home

Andover's missing parrot was found by its owner within 24 hours of flying away last week. Read more

Match made in heaven: 17 future brides choose perfect dresses at Operation Wedding Gown

ANDOVER — Seventeen brides found their perfect dresses and took them home free of charge after attending Operation Wedding Gown, an annual event put on by Brides Across America. Read more

Time to boost businesses

For Andover businesses still struggling to get back clientele after the Sept. 13 gas disaster, a hopeful solution is underway. Read more


Estimating the price tag of retirement

It costs a lot to retire. The amount of money you will need each year when you stop working depends on your individual circumstances and th… Read more

Business Briefcase

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Nunez, Gruenberg help Legion heat up

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New man in charge

Just months after coaching the Andover girls hockey team to its best season in more than a decade, Kevin Drew is set to take over the Golde… Read more

Andover American loses close game to North Andover

Andover American Little League lost a tough battle to North Andover the night of Friday, June 28, dropping the game 9-8 after North Andover… Read more


This week's question

The Select Board recently approved the 2019-20 goals and objectives. An approved energy and sustainability goal included a potential new po… Read more

U.S. team's World Cup win will resonate

Megan Rapinoe has swagger. If you’d never seen her touch a soccer ball before the recent World Cup final, then you knew it in the 61st minu… Read more

The next housing bubble could come from technology

A decade after the housing crash, it is now possible to buy or sell a house with the click of a mouse. If the practice catches on, it could… Read more


Andover, MA - Mr. John J. "Jac...

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Andover - Mrs. Ruth E. (Eppens...

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Gloucester, MA - R. Joshua Ken...

Gloucester, MA - R. Joshua Kenney, 62, of Gloucester, passed away July 1, 2019, at home. He was the husband of Karen L. Flynn, whom he marr… Read more


Weather Today

Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 90s and lows in the upper 70s.


97° 78°

Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 90s and lows in the upper 70s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:W at 8 mph
Chance of Rain:0%
UV Index:9 Very High
Sunrise:05:24:30 AM
Sunset:08:16:49 PM

This Week's Forecast

Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 90s and lows in the upper 70s.Sat
0%97° 78°
Isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 90s and lows in the low 70s.Sun
30%97° 71°
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.Mon
50%83° 67°
Showers. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.Tue
50%73° 61°
More clouds than sun. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 50s.Wed
10%80° 59°
A few clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.Thu
0%80° 61°
Sunshine. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Fri
0%83° 64°